News in 2011


ExpoForum Will Exhibit at EIBTM in Barcelona

ExpoForum JSC will take part in the EIBTM 2011 exhibition, which will be held from November 29 to December 1 in Barcelona, Spain. The company's stand number will be presented at the joint stand of the Russian Federation (i550).

EIBTM is the largest international forum of MICE industry, that is held annually in one of the most prestigious venues in Barcelona - Gran Via Venue. Business and corporate tourism, conferences, seminars, incentives, and other events – these are the main themes of the exhibition. This year's EIBTM will take place for the 23th time, and the 1st EIBTM took place in 1988. The exhibition is organized by Reed Travel Exhibitions.

Statistics show EIBTM 2010:
The exhibition EIBTM 2010 was attended by 3125 companies from more than 90 different countries. Forum attended by 8395 specialists. The exhibition was held on 57 300 pre-scheduled meetings.


Gazprom launches construction of St. Petersburg’s largest exhibition centre

Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee and Georgy Poltavchenko, Governor of St. Petersburg took part today in the celebrations dedicated to launching the construction of the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre in St. Petersburg.


ExpoForum Strengthens its Team with New People

In November the number of personnel at ExpoForum JSC increased three-fold due to its merger with Lenexpo JSC, which organises events at the exhibition complex of the same name.


ExpoForum Purchased Lenexpo's Exhibition Business

On 2 November ExpoForum JSC acquired Lenexpo's entire portfolio of exhibitions, making it now the largest St. Petersburg exhibition organiser.


ExpoForum leased the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex

On 1 Nov. 2011, according to a decision ratified by an extraordinary meeting of shareholders, ExpoForum JSC leased the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex until 2014.